CHICAGO – July 20, 2021 – Professional services firm Sikich has embarked on an interactive partnership with Innovation DuPage, a small business incubator serving DuPage County, Illinois. Through this partnership, Sikich will provide mentorship, resources and financial support to startup founders and small business owners.
“Much like Sikich aims to support all facets of our clients’ businesses, Innovation DuPage is doing meaningful work to help entrepreneurs develop all areas of their businesses,” said Antony Nettleton, partner at Sikich and market leader of the firm’s northern Illinois presence. “I am confident this will be a two-way partnership that will inspire Sikich, providing us with unique solutions and creative ideas to bring to our clients. And, I look forward to providing resources, education and varying perspectives to help these local business owners succeed.”
Innovation DuPage is a non-profit organization that works with entrepreneurs to offer people, resources and programs to help them grow. The organization aims to drive economic development and attract technological and other business talent to DuPage County through the support of startup and early stage business ventures. Innovation DuPage currently has more than 60 members, which it helps nurture from the pre-revenue stage to million dollar companies.
“With Sikich’s help, we can not only offer entrepreneurs space from which to run their startup companies, but also mentorship and resources to grow their business,” said Jim Bell, director of operations at Innovation DuPage. “We look forward to partnering with Sikich to provide guidance and solutions that help our members flourish.”
Learn more about Sikich’s partnership with Innovation DuPage here.
About Sikich LLP
Sikich LLP is a global company specializing in technology-enabled professional services. With more than 1,000 employees, Sikich draws on a diverse portfolio of technology solutions to deliver transformative digital strategies and ranks as one of the largest CPA firms in the United States. From corporations and not-for-profits to state and local governments, Sikich clients utilize a broad spectrum of services* and products to help them improve performance and achieve long-term, strategic goals.
*Securities offered through Sikich Corporate Finance LLC, member FINRA/SIPC. Investment advisory services offered through Sikich Financial, an SEC Registered Investment Advisor.